Friday May 12, 2017

Crime & Podcasts

A young man smokes a joint as police officers stand outside the Cannabis Culture shop during a police raid in Vancouver, B.C. on Thursday March 9, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

A young man smokes a joint as police officers stand outside the Cannabis Culture shop during a police raid in Vancouver, B.C. on Thursday March 9, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck (THE CANADIAN PRESS)

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Podcasts featured this week:

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1. Criminal

What does 420 actually stand for? HINT: It is not a police code or Bob Marley's birthday. Full episode link here.

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2. Inside Psycho

Director Alfred Hitchcock had to commit a few crimes of his own to create a horror film based on the life of serial killer Ed Gein. Full episode link here.

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3. Up and Vanished

A documentary filmmaker attempts to solve one of Georgia's longest running cold cases - a former beauty queen who disappeared from her home nearly 12 years ago. Full episode link here.

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4. Radio Diaries

Revealing audio diaries from officers who work behind bars at North Carolina's Polk Youth Institution. Full episode link here.

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5. Offshore

The story of one drunken night in Waikiki that had terrible consequences. Full episode link here.

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6. First Day Back

Lucie and her husband Gerry were together for 13 years before she shot and killed him. Unfortunately, Lucie has no recollection of that night. Full episode link here.

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